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City Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct
The City of Durango is soliciting public input on the development of a Code of Conduct and a Code of Ethics. Two public workshops will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall (949 E. 2nd Avenue) at noon and 4:30-5:30pm on Monday, July 28th. Interested citizens are encouraged to attend the public workshop to learn more about the proposed Code, to provide input, and to submit their ideas and suggestions for consideration in the draft policy.  Feedback will also be accepted online through Durango’s Voice, by email, or mail to the City Manager’s Office at 949 E. 2nd Avenue, Durango, CO 81301.  Public feedback will close Monday, August 4th at 4pm. A draft version of the Code is available here.

Community Relations Commission Releases its First Annual Report
The City of Durango’s Community Relations Commission released its annual report to City Council at a Study Session on June 24, 2014. You can view the report by clicking here.

Medical and Retail Marijuana Map
City Council has recently adopted new rules and regulations for the licensing of medical and retail marijuana businesses, effective July 1, 2014. Click here to view a map of possible allowed locations (does not work with Google Chrome Browser). This map is intended to be informational and is not official for the purposes of determining separations or eligible locations.

Lake Nighthorse Project
Lake Nighthorse was constructed by the Bureau of Reclamation as part of the Animas La Plata (ALP) Project. The lake is full and the surface area is approximately 1,500 acres at maximum elevation and the reservoir area includes a total of approximately 5,500 acres.  The reservoir site is two miles from downtown Durango and is poised to provide a significant recreational amenity to the area. For more information regarding the project please click here.

Land Use & Development Code Revision
Currently, the city is revising the comprehensive code and all applicable development regulations. Check the City Council schedule of meetings to find out the dates and topics of upcoming meetings, or you can make comments by clicking here.  Select "Code Drafts", then "View" and the Code sections will be listed on the left hand side.

US 160/US 550 Durango Continuous Flow Intersection
The City of Durango has been working closely with CDOT to ensure that the proposed reconfiguration of the intersection of Highways 550 and 160 by the Doubletree meets all the needs of the various users in the safest possible way. CDOT is requesting feedback on all aspects of the planned Continuous Flow Intersection (CFI) project, which will also affect Camino Del Rio up to 8th Avenue, and 160 West to Roosa Ave.
    • For information on the CFI including a video on how it will work, please click here.
    • To see a recent summary of the Bicycle oriented intersection improvements please see the Durango Wheel Club Summary by clicking here.
    • To make comments or request additional information on the CFI project, email Tommy Humphrey with CDOT or call 970-385-3637 or email Amber Blake with the City of Durango or call 970-375-4949
    • Trails 2000 is your local trails organization that plans,  builds and maintains the trails; educates trail users and encourages connectivity on road, path and trail. For more information, visit: www.trails2000.org.

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